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Winners Junior Co-production Market 2020 announced
Two major prizes were handed out during this year’s Junior Co-production Market (JCM).
22 Oct 2020 -- 17:17
Cinekid Festival 2020 has opened!
Netherlands Film Fund and Cinekid celebrate upcoming Dutch Youth Productions! Check out the conversation between Heleen Rouw, Director Cinekid, and Bero Beyer, Director Netherlands Film Fund, while they talk the future of youth productions in the Netherlands, upcoming challenges and opportunities.
07 Oct 2020 -- 15:15
Apply now for ZappDoc LAB (Dutch only)
In het ZappDoc LAB worden makers begeleid bij het ontwikkelen van een filmplan voor een documentaire (film, serie, of podcast) voor kinderen (8-12 jaar). Het ZappDoc LAB staat open voor nieuwe verhalen, vormen en verschillende perspectieven.
30 Sep 2020 -- 12:12
First speakers for Cinekid Industry Forum 2020 revealed
Leading youth media industry event Cinekid for Professionals reveals the first inspiring speakers for its 2020 Industry Forum, running online Monday 19 October to Wednesday 21 October.
15 Sep 2020 -- 9:09
Cinekid’s JCM extends its global reach in 2020
Market selection comprises 20 film and series projects for young audiences from 19 countries.
25 Aug 2020 -- 10:10
Cinekid opens with powerful animation feature Calamity
Cinekid is accessible to more children than ever: both online and live throughout the Netherlands
20 Aug 2020 -- 10:10
Call for Presentation Proposals for Cinekid Industry Forum
The upcoming edition of Cinekid's Industry Forum, an annual event for all professionals in children- and youth media, will take place online on 19, 20 and 21 October 2020, and we're looking for presentation proposals!
16 Jul 2020 -- 16:16
14 promising new projects selected for 7th Cinekid Script LAB
For the seventh edition of Cinekid Script LAB, 19 writers from 14 countries have been selected to participate in the six-month project-driven initiative that focuses on the development of scripts for children’s films. In total 14 projects, that reflect on a great variety of actual issues from the perspective of the youngest generation, are selected for the hands-on workshop. The script workshop is designed to elevate each project to the next stage of development, making their script vivid and sharp. The LAB begins before Cinekid for Professionals in Amsterdam in October and runs through to Berlinale in February 2021.
07 Jul 2020 -- 12:12
Cinekid Festival meets international professionals worldwide online on 34th edition
More people can discover Cinekid for Professionals from home. Cinekid for Professionals (CfP), the essential international industry event for everyone working in the children’s media sector, will bring its programme online this year.
24 Jun 2020 -- 22:22